Telecom industry witnessed revolutionary changes in recent years. Indian telecom industry is the fastest growing industry in Indian economy. It has one of the lowest call tariffs in the world enabled by the mega telephone networks and hyper-competition among them. On the basis of data as on 2013 the telecom subscriber’s details are shown in the table, which explains the current status of Indian telecom industry. Table 1.1 Trends in Indian Telecommunication Industry Quarter ending December 2011 Quarter ending March 2012 Telecom subscribers (wireless and wire line)in million Total telephone subscribers 926.53 951.34
Its subsidiaries include Videocon Telecom, Videocon D2H, Videocon Consumer and Videocon Electronics and Home Appliances. Vision and Mission At Videocon, all the efforts are centered on the following: • Ingenious Strategy • Intrepid Entrepreneurship • Improved Technology • Innovative Products • Insightful Marketing • Inspired Thinking Company History Videocon Industries Limited incorporated in 1979 has grown to become India’s largest
Introduction Vodafone Group is a British multinational company and is currently the second world’s largest mobile telecommunication. In March 2014, Vodafone had 434 million subscribers worldwide. The company, nowadays, operates in 21 countries all over Europe, Asia- Pacific, Middle East, United States and Africa. Plus, Vodafone has another more 40 networks in other countries (Vodafone, 2014). Vodafone has the power to keep going growing with an attractive range of products and services.
The telecommunications industry includes companies that offer communication services worldwide through the use of phone and Internet technologies. The creation of the infrastructures, which enable us to easily communicate nowadays, has been created by such companies in order to allow data to be conveniently sent from nearly any part of the world to another. Among said companies, Internet service providers, cable, satellite and wireless companies are the largest operators in the telecommunication industry. To have an idea of how important the telecommunication industry is, it is fundamental to consider all its economic and social impacts on today’s societies. Data report worldwide telecommunications spending of $5.6 trillion in 2015, market
Two firms doing similar business in the same industry are Vodafone and Etisalat. Question 1: Structure of the Organization Vodafone: Vodafone first entered the Egyptian telecom market in 1998. Through a series of mergers and acquisitions, in 2011 Vodafone has grown to become the leading mobile operator in Egypt serving more than 36.3 million customers with the highest technology, customer service and communication skills. Corporate Social responsibility is an integral part of the Strategy of the company as responsibility; ethics and responsibility are the solid ground on which Vodafone deals with its customers. The organizational structure of Vodafone Egypt is as follows: • CEO: Ahmed Essam • CFO: Marwa el Ayouti • Consumer Business Unit Director: NihalZaki • Strategy Director: Emad el Azhary • HR Director: KhaledMostafa • External Affairs and Legal Director: Khaled Hegazy • Customer Care Director: Ashraf Helal • Enterprise Business Unit Director: Nick Gliddon • International Services Director: Sherif Bakir • Technology Director: Osama Said Vodafone has always aimed high for everything which is why it is the leading telecom industry; a core reason for this success starts in its mission.
By offering low pricing and contract free plans, T-Mobile targeted to boost the customer base and increase the revenue. The strategy is surely working for T-Mobile. The company once on the brink of buyout is now major driving force in wireless market. T-Mobile just posted the biggest quarterly growth in company’s history by adding 2.3 million total customers from the end of the second quarter of 2014 and 10 million total customers over the last 6 quarters. Company’s service revenues also grew 10.6% year-over-year to $5.7 billion.
In 1988, Vodafone became a public limited company as Rascal Electronics sold its 20% stake to the public. In the early 1990s, Vodafone expanded beyond the United Kingdom. By 1990, Vodafone had over 500,000 subscribers. In October 1992, Vodafone officially launched its services. It was the 1st Portuguese business establishment to provide a dedicated Customer Care Service for 24 hours a day and 7 days a week (www.vodafone.com).
Vodafone India Limited, formerly known as, Vodafone Essar Limited, is the second largest mobile network operator in India by subscriber base, after Airtel. It is headquartered in Mumbai, India. I t has approximately 173 million customers as of September 2014. It offers both prepaid and postpaid GSM cellular phone coverage throughout India with good presence in the metros. Subscriber Base Statistics as on September, 2014 Telecom Circle No.
INDIAN AUTOMOBILE INDUSTRY History of Indian automobile industry shows that it has grown with leaps and bounds since 1898, a time when a car had touched the Indian streets for the first time. But now India is in verge to rewrite history in different conditions as it is home to 40 million passenger vehicles and Indian manufactured cars and other automobile products are touching other nation roads. Presently Indian automobile industry is regarded as largest and second fastest growing industry after China in the world with annual production of over 3.9 million units. Its passenger cars and commercial vehicle manufacturing industry ranked sixth largest in the world. One of the best things happen for the Indian automobile market in the recent years was its improvement in the export sector.
It has around 50% petroleum products. It operates 10 out of total 22 refineries in India. The corporation have huge distribution network through retailing. It has over 34,000 employees. The corporation have 11,200km pipeline network for transportation crude and petroleum products.